NEWS: CEO Roger Lewis to leave WRU

It was announced today that Roger Lewis, the WRU Group Chief Executive, will leave his post in October.  Lewis, who has held Welsh rugby’s top job since 2006 said of his resignation, “The time is now right for me to step down after a remarkable period at the helm of the Welsh Rugby Union.  It…

BREAKING NEWS: WRU Chairman Pickering voted off WRU Board

  News is emerging tonight that current Welsh Rugby Union Chairman David Pickering has failed in his bid to be re-elected to the WRU Board.  Pickering was hoping to be re-elected as one of two National Directors but the posts have instead gone to Newport Gwent Dragons Chief Executive Gareth Davies and former Llanelli RFC…

SUMMER TOURS 2014: Third weekend predictions

Chin up northern hemisphere.  It’s not all doom and gloom.  Yes, its the last full round of summer internationals this weekend (Scotland face a daunting trip to South Africa next week) and, yes, the results so far have been underwhelming for the majority of Six Nations sides (as foreseen in a post a couple of…